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  • Lupita Nyong'o named People's most beautiful woman of 2014

    Lupita Nyong'o named People's most beautiful woman of 2014
    The Cinderella story keeps getting more magical for Lupita Nyong'o, who has been named People magazine's most beautiful woman of 2014. The "12 Years a Slave" Oscar-winner, who became an "it" girl following red carpet hit after hit during awards season,...
  • For ASC Contenders, Film Vs. Digital Debate is Reflected In Their Work

    Judging by the feature nominees for the ASC Awards, the film-vs.-digital debate that has roiled the cinematography world in recent years has been fought to a draw, at least for now. Digital capture has thoroughly penetrated the market, and standards in...
  • Oscars 2014: Architecture's precise role in Steve McQueen's films

    Oscars 2014: Architecture's precise role in Steve McQueen's films
    The Statue of Liberty is filthy. Rust stains on the copper. Dirt in the folds of her gown. In need of a good scrubbing. I learned this from watching "Static," a 2009 video installation by British artist and filmmaker Steve McQueen that is shot from a...
  • Marina Abramovic, Diane Paulus among Time's most influential

    Marina Abramovic, Diane Paulus among Time's most influential
    Artist Marina Abramovic and theater director Diane Paulus are among Time magazine's 100 most influential people for 2014. The annual list, which covers fields as diverse as arts, politics, science and sports, was released on Thursday and also included...
  • Writers Guild Presidents: Scribes to Seek Big Cable Bump

    Six years after the end of the scribes strike, leaders of the Writers Guild of America are gearing up for what could be another round of potentially contentious contract talks. The negotiations will start Feb. 3 with the companies likely to insist the...
  • 2014 Oscar Nominations: Teenlink's Predictions

    2014 Oscar Nominations: Teenlink's Predictions
    Nominations for the 2014 Academy Awards --  considered the most prestigious awards for excellence in film -- were announced Jan. 16. Hosted for the second time by comedian Ellen DeGeneres, the ceremony will air live on ABC on March 2. Here's what to...
  • '12 Years a Slave,' Variety's Justin Chang Feted At AAFCA Awards

    It was a night of laughs and tributes to "12 Years a Slave," "Lee Daniels' The Butler," "Fruitvale Station" and other pics at the fifth annual African-American Film Critics Assn. awards. Variety chief film critic Justin Chang was also honored by the...
  • WGA: Don't You Love 'Her' Madly? (Analysis)

    Writers alway like to add plot twists. The trophy to Billy Ray and "Captain Phillips" was a popular choice at the WGAW Saturday, but the talk of the room was the win for Spike Jonze's "Her." But maybe it shouldn't have been a surprise. The Warner Bros....
  • 'Her,' 'Captain Phillips' win top Writers Guild film awards

    'Her,' 'Captain Phillips' win top Writers Guild film awards
    The Writers Guild of America honored Spike Jonze for his future-set love story "Her" with its award for original screenplay and Billy Ray for "Captain Phillips," the true story of a hijacking at sea, for adapted screenplay on Saturday night. The awards...
  • '12 Years a Slave' Nabs Top Prize at London Critics' Circle Awards

    LONDON -- Steve McQueen's "12 Years a Slave" took top prize Sunday at the London Critics' Circle Film Awards, which started with a tribute to Philip Seymour Hoffman, whose death was announced earlier in the day. "12 Years a Slave" also won kudos for...
  • Santa Barbara film festival gets a word in before the Oscars

     Santa Barbara film festival gets a word in before the Oscars
    SANTA BARBARA — Hollywood's unique awards calculus wouldn't seem to take a film festival at this posh coastal enclave into account. The Santa Barbara International Film Festival, after all, is not a prestige movie launching pad such as the Toronto...
  • Newcomers Battle Veterans in Oscar Acting Races

    This year, the Oscar actor races are shaping up into a battle that pits newcomers versus veterans in terms of grabbing voters' attention. In one corner, there are Meryl Streep (64 years old and 18 Oscar noms), Judi Dench (79, seven noms) and Bruce Dern...